Part-time Librarian (24805)

Golden Gate University
San Francisco, CA
Posted 60+ days ago
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Responsible for providing business related research assistance and instruction to students, faculty, staff, and alumni. Serve as liaison to assigned subject areas. Participate in collection development and research guide maintenance. Familiarity with business subject research assistance is essential. Technical proficiency with managing e-resources and systems issues is a plus. Schedule is 20 hours/week.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide business subject research assistance to library users via chat, email, phone, video.
  • Provide course-embedded group information literacy instruction via video as needed.
  • Develop and maintain subject expertise for assigned disciplines.
  • Maintain subject-related LibGuides.
  • Participate in library planning, assessment, and evaluation.
  • Collaborate with staff in peer training and other staff development needs.
  • Participate in other projects and duties as assigned.

Qualifications, Education & Experience:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. In addition, candidates should meet the following criteria:

Required qualifications:

  • MLS or equivalent degree from an ALA accredited program.
  • At least one year of professional experience providing reference and instruction services.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and team collaboration skills; ability to work both independently and as a team member on a variety of simultaneous projects.
  • Ability to communicate with and relate to an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Effective business research skills.
  • Experience providing research assistance to business students in higher ed environments.
  • Experience providing research assistance and instruction remotely utilizing a variety of appropriate technologies.

Supplemental Information

To apply: Please go to and submit an application, letter of interest, and a resume.

In applying for a position, candidates sign a consent authorizing a broader inquiry which may include reference checks, a motor vehicle check, and a third party background check.

Golden Gate University is an equal employment opportunity employer. We support inclusive excellence and are committed to creating a safe and welcoming community for all.

University policy prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, physical or mental disability, gender stereotyping, and gender identity, taking a protected leave (e.g. family medical or pregnancy leave), or on any other basis protected by applicable laws.

The University has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and to maintaining working and learning environments that reinforces these practices. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all especially women, minorities, people of color, veterans, persons with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQI community.

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